results found in ( seconds)
We are looking for ways to improve. If you have an suggestion for how ICD.Codes could be better, submit your idea!

ICD-10-CM Code M51.36
Other intervertebral disc degeneration, lumbar region

Billable Code
Billable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
| ICD-10 from 2011 - 2016

M51.36 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of other intervertebral disc degeneration, lumbar region. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.

The ICD code M51 is used to code Intervertebral disc disorder

A intervertebral disc disorder is a condition that involves deterioration, herniation, or other dysfunction of an intervertebral disc.

Specialty: Rheumatology
ICD 9 Code: 722

Cervical vertebra with intervertebral disc

Source: Wikipedia

MS-DRG Mapping

  • DRG Group #551-552 - Medical back problems with MCC.
  • DRG Group #551-552 - Medical back problems without MCC.

Related Concepts SNOMET-CT

  • Annular tear of lumbar disc (disorder)

ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'M51.36 - Other intervertebral disc degeneration, lumbar region'

The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code M51.36. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.


Degeneration of lumbar or lumbosacral intervertebral disc (approximate match)

This is the official approximate match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that while there is no exact mapping between this ICD10 code M51.36 and a single ICD9 code, 722.52 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.

Parent Code: M51.3 - Other thoracic, thoracolumbar and lumbosacral intervertebral disc degeneration

** This Document Provided By ICD.Codes **
Source: http://icd.codes/icd10cm/M5136